|I Am The Architect - 11 [LostChildren047] - Lost Children|
I AM THE ARCHITECT found their place in student-town Muenster (Germany) in autumn 2007. Having a diverse musical background the four members focussed on a certain goal: Finding a unique musical style that relies on Post-Rock, early ninetees Shoegaze and classical music. Out of this mixture occur songs that are able to combine contrasts. Complexe structures meet catchy melodies, a melancholic atmosphere opens the door for brute soundwalls...
Keywords: Post Rock; Instrumental Rock; Shoegaze
|Double Handsome Dragons - A Musical Study of Vicious, Flying Insects [LostChildren063] - Lost Children|
'A Musical Study of Vicious, Flying Insects' is Double Handsome Dragon's second release and was given a limited self-release by the band late last year but is now joining their first EP on Lost Children. If you do want a CD copy there are a few remaining which can be ordered directly from the band here. Developing their brand of Alternative Instrumental Rock, 'A Musical Study of Vicious, Flying Insects' continues to incorporate electronic noodlings into their mix of dynamic harmonising guitars a...
Keywords: electronic; instrumental rock; post-rock:
|Stellardrive - ERS-3 [LostChildren054] - Lost Children|
Recorded in the Summer of 2008, 'ERS-3' is the third EP from the French outfit following both previous releases on Lost Children and again contains quality guitar-driven instrumental post-rock whilst expanding upon the formula with the use of keyboards, electronics and the clarinet. 'ERS-3' is a nice progression from the earlier releases whilst remaining resolutely Stellardrive, this time the instruments are given more space to breath and grow, mixing in their trademark driving riffs with delica...
Keywords: post-rock; instrumental; instrumental rock
|sleepmakeswaves - sleepmakeswaves [LostChildren027] - Lost Children|
sleepmakeswaves are a four piece Australian band from Sydney and this is their demo EP, a precursor to a full EP due to be recorded in the second part of this year. The band mix their influences of driving instrumental rock music with the epic post-rock sound and add in a slight touch of electronics in these two songs which provide a nice teaser of what we may expect in the future as sleepmakeswaves grow...
Keywords: Post Rock; Instrumental Rock; Experimental
|From The Sky - Like Crystal in a World of Glass [LostChildren066] - Lost Children|
From The Sky's second release, mini-album 'Like Crystal in a World of Glass', was originally released in 2006 by Sound Devastation records and was well received for the young band. We now re-release 'Like Crystal...' on Lost Children in memory of the now defunct band as an accompaniment for their third release, EP 'A Warm Place With No Memory', which is also on Lost Children. For those wishing to purchase a CD version of 'Like Crystal...', there are still copies available from Sound Devastation ...
Keywords: Instrumental Rock; Post-Rock; Alternative
Downloads: 2,526 (1 review)
|Loss of a Child - Caught and Lost [LostChildren002]|
An instrumental rock band from London, England, Loss of a Child use pianos, string sections, guitars and drums to create a classically-influenced post-rock noise. With elements boarding on quiet ambience and others with distorted guitars and crashing drums, the ambitious nature with the classical instruments sets Loss of a Child apart from many leftfield acts, producing a hugely epic sound. 'Caught and Lost' is the natural progression from Loss of a Child's debut, continuing the ideal of produci...
Keywords: Post Rock; Instrumental Rock; Alternative Rock
Downloads: 41,435 (2 reviews)
|sleepmakeswaves - In Today Already Walks Tomorrow [LostChildren059] - Lost Children|
"A rainbow wall of prettiness - like any piece of good art, it’ll capture you for that brief, but striking moment" - sputnikmusic "The music sweeps from delicately-textured ambience to shattering metallic riffage and back again in the blink of an eye, held together and underpinned by driving rhythms and delicious melodies" - OzProg. Two fitting introductions to sleepmakeswaves first full EP, 'In Today Already Walks Tomorrow', following their earlier demo EP released on Lost Children, and for m...
Keywords: Post Rock; Instrumental Rock; Post-Metal
Downloads: 11,202 (1 review)